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21 November 2018

ALL PPE placed on the market from 21st April 2019 should comply with the PPE Regulation.

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10 December 2018

DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) has announced a partnership with Guardhat, an industrial safety technology company specialized in developing wearables, infrastructure and software platforms, to provide a safer and more productive work environment.

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05 June 2018

A new water rescue device has been chosen for a special pilot project by the fire service where it will be positioned along the banks of the River Great Ouse in Bedfordshire.

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18 May 2018

Arco, which describes itself as the UK’s leading safety company, is leading the way in helping buyers navigate the complicated waters of the new PPE Regulation with clear, expert guidance and an assurance that its own products will fully comply with the requirements of the new legislation by the required transition end date.

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14 May 2018

JSP Ltd is pleased to announce that they have on day one of the enforcement of the regulation the vast majority of their product range certified to the new PPE Regulation, 2016/425. This is a year ahead of the cut-off date of 21st April 2019!

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09 May 2018

Arco, the safety company, is helping buyers navigate the complicated waters of the new PPE Regulation with clear, expert guidance.

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03 May 2018

In the event of an accident or medical emergency with Worker Emergency ID attached to the hard hat or worker apparel, paramedics have the information they need straight away, saving valuable time.

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28 April 2018

Snickers’ new versatile and adjustable Tool Vest features a wide range of hard-wearing pockets for a variety of tools fixings and accessories. It’s lightweight, hard-wearing, comfortable and easy to keep clean.

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21 March 2018

Now trading ‘As One’, 3M and Scott Safety’s combined expertise and extensive product knowledge has enabled their safety experts to offer customers an enhanced solution for operating in confined spaces, ensuring individuals are completely protected and achieve a higher standard of safety.

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02 March 2018

U-Power has released its new workwear collection of safety clothing. With no compromise on style or quality, you will reduce your risk of injury at work while feeling comfortable and happy, according to the company.

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25 January 2018

One of F Engel's best-selling brands, ‘Galaxy’, offers a comprehensive selection of smart and functional clothing with the emphasis as much on style and fit as on being protective and hardwearing.

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26 January 2018

The JSP Group have launched the Swiss One Safety Brand in the UK.

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16 November 2017

Protective suits may look the same, but only from a distance. The unique DuPont Tyvek fabric has been offering superior protection when it matters for Type 4, 5 or 6 protective coveralls in Europe for many years.

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03 January 2018

Wearable technology and high-tech fabrics are the answer to wellbeing and productivity onsite says David Clark, managing director of Snickers Workwear, part of the Hultafors Group UK.

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18 October 2017

Arco is one of the first companies to offer its customers a Declaration of Conformity document on all own brand PPE products ahead of the 2018 deadline.

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18 October 2017

In a recent survey of over 1000 employees, carried out by research organisation Office Genie, more than one third (36%) of employee respondents cite increased productivity as a benefit of using wearable technology in the workplace.

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20 September 2017

Carrington Textiles will be launching a flame retardant product, Flametech 300AS, at this year’s A+A trade fair. 

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19 September 2017

Safety company Arco has launched its 2017-18 Big Book catalogue offering a wide choice in personal protective equipment (PPE) and workwear.

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22 August 2017

Fristads offers a wide range of flame-protective workwear to suit most professions and risk assessments. Fristads’ new shell garments are claimed to be the lightest GORE-TEX arc and flame-protective garments on the market

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01 September 2017

PPE manufacturer Ballyclare has revealed the success of a series of trials of its recently launched structural firefighter garments.

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07 September 2018

Health and Safety Matters (HSM) magazine and the British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) held a free webinar on how to comply with the new PPE regulations.

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24 April 2018

As we all know, weather in the UK is somewhat changeable, so when it comes to protective workwear, how can individuals and businesses suitably prepare? Here, Khurram Akhtar of Supertouch explores some of the key weather-related scenarios and the potential solutions

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19 January 2018

Keeping workers safe, warm, dry, comfortable and able to carry out the tasks they need to practically and physically are some of the fundamental questions that have to be answered when it comes to making the right outdoor workwear choices. HSM takes a whistle-stop tour from head to toe to look at some of the key things to consider when choosing outdoor workwear – and what some of the key safety, performance and legislative standards you need to work into those decisions.

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24 July 2017

As the UK Safety market is aware the British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) and its membership are dedicated to ensuring that the UK workforce receives the protection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is designed to deliver.

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30 May 2017

Wearable technology is the key to a safer and more productive workplace according to Cleo Cabuz, vice president of engineering at Honeywell Industrial Safety

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05 April 2017

David Clark, managing director of the Hultafors Group UK, which owns Snickers Workwear, looks at how health and safety issues on site are influencing the development of ‘smarter’ working clothes and heralding a revolution in wearable technology.

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01 February 2017

If there is a need for safety eyewear in a particular area of the factory floor, for a particular role, safety managers are erring on the side of caution and making the entire factory floor a safety eyewear zone. Jim Lythgow, director of strategic alliances, Specsavers Corporate Eyecare suggests that this precaution has an impact on the procurement of safety eyewear.

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06 February 2017

According to new research, more than half of industrial workers are washing their workwear and protective clothing at home. Not only could this potentially risk their safety, it can breach safety regulations.

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07 December 2016

HSM speaks to David Clark, UK managing director of the Hultafors Group - which designs and manufactures the Solid Gear and Toe Guard brands of safety shoes and boots - about the future of protective footwear.

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07 September 2016

HSM readers are regularly updated on our efforts to forge strong relationships with Government organisations including Trading Standards, the national body conducting market surveillance, ensuring product compliance.

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31 May 2016

Protecting the eyes in the workplace from the damaging effects of too much sunlight is vital, and not only in summer. Clair Weston, marketing manager at UVEX (UK), provides insight into choosing the right safety eyewear lens coatings.

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17 August 2016

For the past few years, headlines around the world have been asking whether heat stress could represent a global health crisis. Indeed, a growing body of research points to reductions in labour productivity as a result of heat stress.

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03 August 2016

Most health and safety managers know the importance of occupational OH&S practices, but are often not equipped with accurate results to implement improved strategies. Andrew Ronchi, CEO of dorsaVi, says that wearable technology is an innovative and cost effective solution, giving companies new confidence to make data-driven decisions for their workers.

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03 March 2016

The wellbeing of workers who spend time on their knees for prolonged periods is a major concern when you consider how commonplace knee injuries are. David Clark, managing director of the Hultafors Group UK, examines the options.

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03 March 2016

New members Wefit RPE recently joined the BSIF because the company sees the merits of the Federation’s Fit2Fit scheme in its every day dealings with clients.

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27 January 2016

The market for personal protective equipment (PPE) is growing globally, fuelled by mounting awareness of workplace safety and increasing legislation. Claire Weston marketing manager at Uvex says that alongside this growth in demand, PPE buyers are becoming more discerning, demanding better performance as well as low prices.

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21 September 2015

Kirsten Rein from Fashion and Technical Textiles reveals how this year's A+A in Düsseldorf looks set to be focusing on fashion.

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09 September 2015

Personal Protection Equipment Essentials in Construction...George Elliott, technical service engineer at 3M and Amanda Bradley, global category manager – PPE at RS Components discuss available health and safety guidance and the importance of selecting the right personal protection equipment (PPE) for the construction industry.

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09 March 2015

Many people will remember the old washing-up advertisement from the 1980s, which extolled the kindness of the ‘mild green’ solution to the hands – just one example of the promotion of products in the home to respect, protect, and keep hands safe. But in the workplace, says Clair Weston, marketing manager, Uvex (UK), individuals often don’t take the same amount of care.

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17 February 2015

By George Elliott, technical service engineer at 3M.

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25 August 2016

20m Diesel Boom Lift

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13 May 2016

Svantek’s SV106 is a six-channel human vibration meter and analyser meeting ISO 8041:2005 standard and ideal for measurements according to ISO 2631-1,2&5 and ISO 5349.

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07 June 2016

There are approximately 40,000 new diagnoses of work-related skin disease per year and statistics show that skin cancer is a developing issue; of the 2055 cases reported of work-related skin disease, 73% were dermatitis and 19% were skin cancer.

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30 June 2015

uvex, Europe’s largest safety glove manufacturer, is now offering a collection of the prestigious Mechanix Gloves to perfectly complement its outstanding range of premium work safety gloves.

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17 September 2015

Full colour display, optional audio recording and octave band analysis

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13 May 2016

The SVAN 971 is Svantek’s smallest Class 1 IEC 61672 sound level meter with 1/1 & 1/3 octave analyser and maximum functionality in compact design.

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08 November 2018

The First Aid at Work course is designed to help employers meet legal requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and is formally certificated by the First Aid Industry Body (F.A.I.B. approved).

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25 September 2015

Providing waste management services to seven North London boroughs, London Waste employees are now using TraffiGlove’s TG595 gloves to handle hazardous waste on site.

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05 March 2018

Workwear providing maximum protection for welders, electricians, industrial workers and groups exposed to electrical hazards, fire and heat risk, liquid chemicals and harsh outdoor environments.

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25 September 2015

Based on stand P2100, TraffiGlove is exhibiting its complete range of colour-coded safety gloves and will also be displaying the latest additions to the range – the TG310 Achieve and TG570 Talent.

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05 March 2018

From 1" to 6" in a wide range of material options, TODO-MATIC® Dry-Break® couplings offer advanced fluid handling solutions for a diverse range of industries.

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05 March 2018

The RS system meets the highest safety requirements and benefits the process, people and workplace as well as your budget while making work much more easy and efficient.

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25 August 2016

17m Dual Fuel Articulated Tracked Boom

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09 March 2018

Whipcheck Safety Cables prevent hose whipping in the event of a coupling failing or failure of compressed air and other high-pressure connections.

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08 March 2013

To find out what thousands of people world wide already know about Derma Shield take advantage of our Risk Free Trial offer for skin care.

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